Tag Archives: entrepreneurship

Negative effect of remittance on Nepal economy

Why the remittance based economy in Nepal is dangerous

“Everyone has someone in the family abroad. Why would they buy phones from us when they can get iPhones from the US?” complained Angelina Magar, a local electronics shop owner in my locality. Angelina is one of many such shop owners whose business has seen slow, painful decline in the last few years due to […]

Is social entrepreneurship different from general entrepreneurship? I don’t think so.

It is festival time and ALTIUS 2011, a national techno-cultural of my college, NIT Kurukshetra is in full swing. I was really excited about an event called PRAYATTN, which was being organized to promote social entrepreneurship among the students. The prize money was really high so many people worked day in and day out to […]